LGBTQ Salt Lake

Despite what you might think, Salt Lake is a very friendly destination for LGBTQ travelers. In fact, many locals cherish the bustling queer scene, drag events, food and cultural attractions, plus much more — and wouldn't live anywhere else. We believe that no matter what you look like or who you love, there is something magical for you to experience in Salt Lake. From ski season, to Sundance Film Festival, to our unforgettable summers, find your perfect time to visit!

Gay Bars

Of course, you don’t make this list of 10 Queerest Cities in America without having a…

LGBTQ Festivals

It’s a well-known fact that gay people throw the best parties. Of course, this includes festivals, too! There are tons of queer festivals and other special events happening in Salt Lake all year round.


Utah Pride Week attracts upwards of 100,000 attendees who light up the downtown area…

LGBTQ Itineraries/Things to Do

Need some suggestions on where to go and what to do? We’ve got you covered! Check out these custom itineraries made specifically for queer travelers.

LGBTQ Resources

Salt Lake is a friendly city that serves as a bastion for progressiveness and pride. Here’s a list of local organizations dedicated specifically to the needs of the LGBTQ community.

Laziz Kitchen & Moudi Sbeity

Having immigrated to Salt Lake from Lebanon at age 18, Moudi Sbeity—co-owner of Laziz Kitchen, farmer’s market mainstay, muhammara master, and out-and-proud “hummus sexual”—is our most recent feature of Salt of the Earth: The People and Places of Salt Lake. Moudi went from making batches of hummus…

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Visit Salt Lake has been a proud member of IGLTA for over 6 years and believes wholeheartedly in promoting LGBTQ travel and advocacy.




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